Le Courrier du Sud

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Le Courrier du Sud
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Type Weekly newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) TC Transcontinental
Founder(s) Jean-Paul Auclair[1]
Publisher Lucie Masse
Founded 1947
Language French
Headquarters Longueuil, Quebec, Canada
Circulation 143,992 homes each week
Sister newspapers Le Magazine de St-Lambert, Le Brossard Éclair, Le Journal de Saint-Hubert[2]
Website Le Courrier du Sud (official website)

Le Courrier du Sud is a free French-language weekly tabloid newspaper based in Longueuil, Quebec, Canada. The newspaper is distributed to 143,992 homes in the cities of Longueuil (boroughs of Le Vieux-Longueuil, Saint-Hubert and Greenfield Park), Brossard and Saint-Lambert.[3] 'Le Courrier du Sud is owned by Transcontinental. It was established in 1947 by Jean-Paul Auclair[1] in the former city of Montreal South as a bilingual newspaper (and was also known at the time as The South Courier).[4]


  1. ^ a b Gagnon, Léo (2010-01-07). "http://brossardeclair.canoe.ca/webapp/sitepages/content.asp?contentid=124158&id=829" (in French). Brossard Eclair. Retrieved 18 February 2010.  External link in |title= (help)
  2. ^ "Toute l'actualité à la une de votre journal local". Montérégie (in French). Hebdos Quebecor. Retrieved 18 February 2010. 
  3. ^ "Tirage 2009" (PDF). Le Courrier du Sud. 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-04. 
  4. ^ Pratt, Michel. "Le Courrier du Sud". C'était hier (in French). Société historique et culturelle du Marigot. Retrieved 2009-04-04. 

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